video games The Best Generation 1 Pokemon  

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List of the greatest generation 1 Pokemon, ranked by their fan appeal and overall coolness. It's almost irrefutable that the original 151 Pokemon are the best Pokemon of all time, sparking a craze all over the world that no one could have seen coming. Bulbasaur, Squirtle and Charmander are the starters in Pokemon Red and Blue, and there haven't been more iconic starters since. 

If you want to vote on things like "Who is the best Pokemon from Blue and Red?" then this list is where you can make your voice heard. Other sites may have lists on this subject, but Ranker is the only place where you can actually vote and determine the outcome of this ordering.

Generation 1 placed the player in the Kanto region, where he collected gym badges while butting heads with his rival Gary. Legendary Pokemon in generation 1 included Zapdos, Articuno and Moltres, the legendary birds. Mewtwo and Mew were also introduced, becoming some of the most iconic Pokemon of all time. So who is the greatest Generation One Pokemon of all time? Cast your votes and let the world know what you think!

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+ - 7,857 2,578
Charizard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 6,486 2,211
Mewtwo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

3
+ - 6,879 1,857
Blastoise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

4
+ - 6,042 2,029
Mew is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Mew

5
+ - 6,419 2,180
Dragonite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

6
+ - 6,106 1,644
Gengar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

7
+ - 5,476 1,529
Gyarados is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

8
+ - 5,834 1,477
Arcanine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

9
+ - 4,009 1,537
Jolteon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 3,936 2,638
Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

11
+ - 4,197 1,748
Zapdos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

12
+ - 4,268 1,918
Scyther and Scizor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

13
+ - 3,864 1,532
Charmander is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

14
+ - 4,226 1,673
Articuno is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

15
+ - 3,613 2,041
Venusaur is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 3,162 1,586
Snorlax is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 3,549 1,691
Eevee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

18
+ - 3,294 1,697
Nidoking is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Nidoking

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+ - 3,892 1,223
Squirtle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

20
+ - 3,727 1,604
Lapras is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

21
+ - 3,638 1,652
Ninetales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

22
+ - 1,001 231
Alakazam is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

23
+ - 2,836 1,988
Moltres is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,520 1,363
Vaporeon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,655 1,282
Charmeleon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,473 1,718
Flareon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 3,370 1,824
Bulbasaur is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,521 1,570
Aerodactyl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,259 1,271
Raichu is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,897 1,226
Haunter is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,822 1,393
Ditto is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,018 1,295
Marowak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,768 1,136
Dragonair is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,227 1,313
Kabutops is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,480 1,589
Cubone is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,074 1,762
Poliwrath is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,746 1,390
Sandslash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,402 1,191
Pidgeot is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,055 1,245
Wartortle is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,843 1,256
Ivysaur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,062 1,587
Vulpix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,704 1,197
Golem is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,971 1,375
Rapidash is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,800 1,658
Onix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,806 1,401
Hitmonchan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 2,444 1,224
Growlithe is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,701 1,580
Magmar is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,462 1,441
Golduck is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon
Golduck

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+ - 1,364 1,275
Nidoqueen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon

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+ - 1,912 1,204
Kadabra is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Generation 1 Pokemon